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(553) Roofing Contractor / Subcontractor

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Exam Provider

International Code Council
900 Montclair Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35213
(888) 422-7233, ext. 5524

Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
General Administration5
Inspections and Structural Tests5
Violations and Stop Work Orders2
Weather Protection4
Fire Classification15
Requirements for Roof Coverings36
Roof Insulation5
Rooftop Structures8
Roof Drainage12
Total number of test questions:
Time allowed (hours):

Books Allowed in the Exam

International Building Code, 2015, ICC
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International Plumbing Code, 2015, ICC
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Available Study Materials
ICC (553) Roofing Contractor
Practice Exam Package

Sample questions in this package are sourced from the two (2) allowed books above.  A subject category index mapped to question numbers is included with the answer key.  We’ve also added bookmarks help the user randomly jump to specific code sections/chapters in the code.

The total number of questions in this package:  822.

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